In the wake of Bolsonaro's election victory...
"It’s a shame that the Brazilian cavalry hasn’t been as efficient as the Americans, who exterminated the [U.S.] Indians" – Jair Bolsonaro, President-elect of Brazil...
Posted: Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:52PM
What's Next After the Election? Oakland People's Assembly
First of all — Thank you! Words will never accurately convey how grateful I am for all of your support, time, energy, and passion....
Posted: Fri Nov 16, 2018 5:38PM
Department of Pesticide Regulation rejects Federal Court Order to ban chlorpyrifos
Rejecting the order of the 9th Circuit Federal Appeals Court to end the use of a brain-harming pesticide, state regulators November 15th announced a set of interim recommended measures aimed at limiting exposure to the organophosphate pesticide chlorpyrifos, known to cause permanent brain damage in young children. But the measures fall far short of the ban many are calling for. State regulators have found that young children in California risk permanent neurotoxic effects from exposure to uns...
Posted: Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:42PM
Hapa Tales and Other Lies
Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 Ninth St Suite 290 Oakland, CA 94607...
Event Date: Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:20PM
Comcast Fires Proud Boys Rally Capt Andrew Kovalic after Social media pressure
Social Media Pressure campaign outing White Nationalist Hate group member pays off. The Proud Boys Gear up for violent clash at rally in PA on 11/17 security Chat leaked...
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:38PM
SFCHRP Reportback on Philippine Indigenous Community
Bethany UMC 1270 Sanchez St....
Event Date: Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:16PM
Dr. James Taylor will speak of the Peoples Temple Movement
First Unitarian Universalist Society of San Francisco at 1187 Franklin Street San Francisco, CA...
Event Date: Sun Nov 18, 2018 9:30AM
Posted: Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:33PM
Thousands of Prisoner Firefighters Combating Wildfires in California Today
Among those brave enough to combat fires by taking on such dangerous duties as creating containment lines in hot zones are thousands of people enslaved by the prison industrial complex. For instance, two hundred are involved with fighting the ongoing Camp Fire. The California Department of Corrections seems proud that this past summer 58 of them were kids....
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:45PM
Uhuru MLK Day Event and Volunteer Project
Akwaaba Hall at the Uhuru House, 7911 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94605...
Event Date: Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:00AM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 3:06PM
Voices from the Resistance: A Conversation with Angela Davis
Brava Theater Center 2781 24th Street San Francisco, CA 94110...
Event Date: Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:42PM
How We Get Free: A Conversation on Black Feminism, Politics, and Liberation
First Congregational Church of Oakland 2501 Harrison St Oakland, CA 94612...
Event Date: Sat Dec 1, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:59PM
California State Legislature passed a strong Fugitive Slave Act, April 15, 1852
Stockton based Assemblymember Henry Crabb, a proslavery Whig from Tennessee, asserted that the federal territories were the common property of all American citizens. Echoing the arguments of the Slave South’s most vocal spokesman, US Senator John C. Calhoun, insisted that the U.S. Constitution guaranteed slaveholders the right to travel with their slave property into any federal territory....
Posted: Fri Nov 9, 2018 4:11PM
Planting More Justice Through Gardening?
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley www.bfuu.org...
Event Date: Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:30AM
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 10:00PM
Women + Femmes Healing Circle
Ne Ndoro 4232 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland, CA 94609...
Event Date: Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 6:26PM
Native Crafts Workshop: Cultural Teachings of the Amah Mutsun
Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History 1305 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:30AM
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 4:53PM
#StopCVE: Race, Islamophobia, Policing and Mass Incarceration in Alameda County
Lighthouse Mosque, 602 42nd St. Oakland. Accessible by AC Transit #18 and MacArthur BART Station....
Event Date: Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:30PM
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 2:38PM
‘Countering Violent Extremism’ Program Targets Muslims in Alameda County Jails
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office applied for and received a grant targeting incarcerated Black Muslims in Alameda County. The Homeland Security CVE, or Countering Violent Extremism program, has been criticized for solely targeting Muslims as susceptible to violence and extremism, while not addressing the rising threat of white supremacists. "Operation E Pluribus Unum" has been criticized for its focus on incarcerated Muslims. Law enforcement said the program was necessary to support reentr...
Posted: Wed Nov 7, 2018 2:30PM
Cat Brooks Takes Her Fight for Justice Inside City Hall, Mounts Radical Bid for Oakland Mayor (video/mp4 15.7mb)
Time flies. Today is election day already. On August 8, Cat Brooks wasn't speaking through a bullhorn outside of City Hall, or commenting at a City Council meeting. She was filing the official paperwork required to run for Mayor of Oakland. Since then, she and hundreds of campaign volunteers have poured their hearts into the "People's Campaign," reaching out to Oaklanders throughout the city, fighting hard for a just and equitable future Oakland....
Posted: Tue Nov 6, 2018 1:15PM
Behind 12-day statewide Pennsylvania prison lockdown: Control, power, money
The lockdown of 47,000 prisoners in all 25 Pennsylvania prisons began Aug. 29, 2018, and lasted for 12 days. Department of Corrections (DOC) Secretary John Wetzel backed by Gov. Tom Wolf said the lockdown was an emergency measure to protect prison guards. They claimed there was widespread illness of guards from physical contact with synthetic drugs. This is false....
Posted: Mon Nov 5, 2018 11:25PM
Darius Mohsenin Harasses Organizers of Color
This is urgent, please share: This is why we are YES ON M & YES ON 10...
Posted: Mon Nov 5, 2018 12:22PM